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Peppertree Lodge

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“free kayaks”(9 reviews)
“pepper tree”(6 reviews)
“the kitchen”(21 reviews)
Paid Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Pool
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Although it helps that Paihia itself is amazing, this has been my favourite hostel in almost all of my travelling. Free bike and kayak hire, clean, inviting open space, nice patio, friendly owners, big and well stocked kitchen, and sturdy beds with an ensuite which...More

Thank Lauren C
Response from ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree LodgeResponded 18 June 2015

thankyou for taking time to write a review, and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay

Reviewed 31 March 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights. It was a very nice and clean hostel with a lot of facilities. The kitchen is large enough and when we stayed here there where not fully booked I think. We stayed in a 4 bed dorm with our own...More

Thank Mathijsgaasbeek
Response from ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree LodgeResponded 18 June 2015

thank you for taking time to write a review and am pleased you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 25 March 2015

The worst hostel experience we've had in New Zealand! We stayed for one night and had the inconvenience of getting bedbugs. In several beds of our 8-bed dorm. We explained it to the host just to let him know, but he would not believe us...More

Thank SnarkyGuppy
Response from ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree LodgeResponded 18 June 2015

we have a preventative spraying program that works, but there is a period when they arrive and the time period until they die. When advised folk think they have seen them, you are correct I don't panic, and whilst they are nasty little things they...More

Reviewed 22 March 2015

We loved pepper tree. the owners were amazing and the accommodation was quite cute. however after our last day we noticed blood on the sheets and found we and many others had bed bugs. frightening. probably won't go backMore

Thank saracage
Response from ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree LodgeResponded 18 June 2015

these little critters travel on peoples bags, and from time to time we do come across them, however we find mostly dead ones as we have a preventative spraying program, and the residue is at 100% for 90 days. So if they come into a...More

Reviewed 2 March 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights. Booked an en suite double but we were given a larger self contained unit with large lounge. Very comfy and clean. Booked a tour so got enough free wifi for our stay. Good location about 5 minutes from the centre...More

Thank johnmwhyte
Response from ptl-nz, Owner at Peppertree LodgeResponded 18 June 2015

thankyou for the review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay..

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US$29 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$29 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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